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Woodlands, Livesey

Description: Woodlands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 184712

OS Grid Reference: SD6529326063
OS Grid Coordinates: 365293, 426063
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7298, -2.5275

Location: Woodlands Avenue, Feniscowles, Blackburn with Darwen BB2 5EN

Locality: Livesey
County: Blackburn with Darwen
Country: England
Postcode: BB2 5EN

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Listing Text


2/39 Woodlands
24.11.1966 (Formerly listed under Preston
- II Old Road,cherry Tree)

House, mid C19, now offices. Scored stucco with sandstone
dressings, hipped slate roof on 2 levels with modillioned eaves cornice,
various chimneys. Square plan 3x3 bays, 2 storeys, with lower
service wing to right and rear. Front and left return walls
symmetrical (except for 1st floor windows at front); front has 4
giant Tuscan pilasters, 1st floor sill band, centre doorcase of Tuscan
pilaster jambs and fluted round arch with console keystone and cornice;
all windows sashed: 2 tall windows with shouldered architraves and
aprons at ground floor, a similar window above the door, two 1st floor
windows in the 1st bay and one in the 3rd bay with plain surrounds. Left
return wall has 1st floor sill band, centre doorway and 1st floor window
with shouldered architraves, flanked at ground floor by canted bays with
cornices and low pediments and at 1st floor by windows with plain
surrounds. Service wing set back to right has rusticated quoins, one
window each floor to the front (matching other front windows), and at the
side a centre door with segmental-headed architrave, and 2 windows each
floor. Rear wall has, inter alia, one coupled window at ground floor and
2 above. Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SD6529326063

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Source: English Heritage

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